The Human Hand: Curating Good Data and Creating an Effective Deep-Learning R2R Strategy for High-Volume Manufacturing

Areas ideally suited for AI applications may be repetitive and mental labor-intensive tasks with good available data, or when analytical methods are not applicable or too difficult to find, or data interpolation.

SPIE Photonics Industry Summit Will Bring Policymakers and Optics and Photonics Industry Leaders Together

The day-long event will provide insight into US government efforts across many emerging technology areas enabled by optics and photonics seen as critical to the government’s long-term strategic goals, including AI, quantum, hypersonics, energy, and semiconductors.

QuickLogic and eTopus Announce Disaggregated, Flexible eFPGA Chiplet Template

QuickLogic Corporation, a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions, and eTopus, a leader in high speed, low latency, low power connectivity IP, today announced the industry’s first disaggregated eFPGA-enabled chiplet template solution.

Semiconductor Industry Sustainability: Where Do I Begin, and What Should I Expect?

We sat down with Dallal Slimani to get her years of perspective on the how semiconductor companies can tackle sustainability and the recipes for success for a greener future for the industry. 

STMicroelectronics’ New Inertial Modules Enable AI Training Inside the Sensor

STMicroelectronics has introduced new inertial sensors that contain the intelligent sensor processing unit (ISPU) to power the onlife era: interacting with trained devices with intelligence moving from “on” the edge to “in” the edge.

Automating Semiconductor Research with Machine Learning

Scientists from Tokyo University of Science identify machine learning techniques that can help automate RHEED data analysis.

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Sen. Mark Warner, Semiconductor Industry Execs Meet to Discuss Strengthening Domestic Chip Research, Design, Manufacturing

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today convened a productive roundtable discussion between Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) — one of the senators tasked with negotiating the U.S. jobs and competitiveness package — and more than a dozen senior executives from SIA member companies.

IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) Announces 2022 Call for Papers

Under the theme, “The 75th anniversary of the Transistor and the Next Transformative Devices to Address Global Challenges,” the 68th annual IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) has issued a Call for Papers seeking the world’s best original work in all areas of microelectronics research and development.

MegaChips Forms Strategic Partnership with BrainChip

MegaChips, a custom ASIC company in Japan, and BrainChip Holdings Ltd, the world’s first commercial producer of ultra-low power neuromorphic AI IP, formally announced a strategic partnership signed late last year.

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